@@ -1579,11 +1576,13 @@ int
ext4_can_extents_be_merged(struct inode *inode, struct ext4_extent *ex1,
struct ext4_extent *ex2)
- * Make sure that either both extents are uninitialized, or
- * both are _not_.
+ * Make sure that both extents are initialized. We don't merge
+ * uninitialized extents so that we can be sure that end_io code has
+ * the extent that was written properly split out and conversion to
+ * initialized is trivial.
- if (ext4_ext_is_uninitialized(ex1) ^ ext4_ext_is_uninitialized(ex2))
+ if (ext4_ext_is_uninitialized(ex1) || ext4_ext_is_uninitialized(ex2))